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Peterborough: Crash into utility pole slows traffic

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — A Brookline, N.H. man ran his van into a utility pole on Concord Street on Monday morning, snapping the pole in half, and slowing traffic until that night. Capt. Ernest Belletete of the Peterborough Police Department said Sean Marquette, 27, crashed into the utility pole next to the cemetery just before 11 a.m. Monday. Belletete said they are … 0

Jaffrey: Injured hiker rescued

Monday, September 15, 2014

JAFFREY — Fish and Game Conservation officers were called to Mount Monadnock for an injured young hiker on Saturday night. While hiking with a group … 0

Temple: Foggy curve leads to single-car accident

Monday, September 15, 2014

TEMPLE — Two women were sent to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a car accident on Peterborough Road on Saturday night. According to Fire … 0

Mason woman wanted following police pursuit in Rochester

Monday, September 8, 2014

Police are seeking a Mason woman after a police chase on Route 16 in Rochester on Tuesday afternoon. At about 4:40 p.m., a N.H. State Police officer attempted to stop a 2005 gray Mercury Mountaineer traveling north on … 0

Temple-Greenville police logs: Sept. 4, 2014

Monday, September 8, 2014

Temple-Greenville Tuesday, Aug. 16 Arrest: Police arrested Misty Chase, 25, of Greenville on a warrant issued by the Hollis Police Department and the Nashua Circuit Court, charging her with conduct after an accident. She was ineligible for bail, and was transported to the Hillsborough County Jail. Saturday, Aug. … 0

Rindge police log: Sept. 4, 2014

Monday, September 8, 2014

Rindge Wednesday, Aug. 27 Motor vehicle accident: At 3:15 p.m. Kyle Richard, 40, of Rindge backed into a 2011 GMC Acadia that was parked in his driveway. Monday, Sept. 1 Arrest: At 12:05 a.m., police responded to Franklin Pierce University and arrested a Marshall Jean, 19, of Randolph, … 0

Hancock Police Log, Sept. 9, 2014

Monday, September 8, 2014

Hancock Thursday, Aug. 21 Assist: At 4:35 p.m., an officer unlocked a vehicle at Sargent Center after a driver left the keys inside. Assist: At 6:48 p.m., police responded with the Fire Department to Cross Road after an alarm went off. Friday, Aug. 22 Fire call: At 8 … 0

Monday, September 8, 2014

Greenfield Police Evin Tracy, 19, Hancock, unlawful possession of alcohol, $372 fine. Marcus Poudrette, 22, Merrimack, prohibited sales (alcohol), $372 fine. Kari Mansfield, 18, Hillsborough, unlawful possession of alcohol, $372 fine. Makayla Fournier, 19, Hillsborough, false report to law enforcement, $1,000 fine with $1,000 suspended for 12 months … 0

Dublin: Growing dinosaurs

Friday, September 5, 2014

“A very interesting pepper that we picked from our school garden this morning. Craziest pepper I’ve ever seen!,” says Cathy Carabello of the Dublin Community Preschool. … 0

Peterborough: State rep hopefuls have had their say

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Residents of RiverMead were given the opportunity to ask questions of the three candidates jockeying for the two open seats for Peterborough’s state representatives, with the gas tax, living wages and the state’s contribution to local … 0

Rindge: Board OKs waivers for apartment construction

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

RINDGE — During its Tuesday meeting, the Planning Board agreed to allow the construction of 16 two-bedroom apartments on Route 119. The board waived the town’s construction phasing ordinance, which would have required the project’s three buildings to … 0

Peterborough: Task force to review town’s ‘picking’ policy

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Town Administrator Pamela Brenner presented several scenarios about a 30-year-old copper pot at the Select Board’s meeting Tuesday to illustrate her office’s concerns about the practice of “picking” at the Recycling Center. In one scenario, a … 0

Peterborough: Two dams of cultural significance are up for inspection

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — When Rodney Bartlett first spoke to the public about inspecting the two-centuries-old Transcript Dam downtown and the North Village Dam, the director of public works proposed breaching one of the dams, if found too costly to … 0